Daemen College’s Nursing Education program is an option for nurses who wish to pursue graduate-level education preparing them for roles in staff development or nursing education.

Nursing education requires nursing faculty prepared at the master's level, who can serve as educators and leaders for the nursing profession. Skills in facilitating learning through advanced knowledge of curriculum design, teaching, evaluation, advisement, and other activities are addressed in classes. 

Program Highlights

  • Students in the Nursing Education program at Daemen have firsthand experience with participation and completion of a research project and thesis. They will work with a faculty chairperson and committee to develop and complete an original research project of their own design.
  • The faculty is experienced in teaching and gives individualized attention to each student. They are highly accessible for discussions and advisement for students in the program.
  • Courses are geared towards preparing students for teaching careers including strategies and methods for delivering content, how to assess and evaluate student learning and program outcomes, and how to develop curriculum.
 

Program Information

Additional Information

Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society

The mission of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International is to support the learning, knowledge, and professional development of nurses committed to making a difference in health worldwide.

For more information, or if you would like to visit the Nursing Department to talk with faculty, please call 716-839-8387.